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Livia Coüilie Grüner1840

Livia Coüilie Grüner
Given names
Livia Coüilie
Birth August 24, 1840 34
Type: Baptême
August 25, 1840 (Age 1 day)
Birth of a sisterPenata Louise Grüner
August 6, 1844 (Age 3 years)
Baptism of a sisterPenata Louise Grüner
Type: Baptême
August 7, 1844 (Age 3 years)
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 5 years)
Note: The Mexican-American War was an armed conflict between the United States of America and the United Mexican States from 1846 to 1848 in the wake of the 1845 U.S. annexation of Texas, which Mexico considered part of its territory despite the 1836 Texas Revolution - http://goo.gl/dGxJ1k
Death of a motherCatharine Dorothea Buchmann
1852 (Age 11 years)
Marriage of a parentEduard Ferdinand GrünerBertha Emilie KünzelView this family
November 7, 1858 (Age 18 years)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 16 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://goo.gl/XVwD6F
Birth of a half-brotherEmil Robert Gruener
May 7, 1860 (Age 19 years)
Christening of a half-brotherEmil Robert Gruener
June 3, 1860 (Age 19 years)
Birth of a half-sisterClara Amalie Grüner
October 22, 1863 (Age 23 years)
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 20 years)

Note: In the spring of 1861, tensions between the northern and southern United States over issues including state's right versus federal authority, westward expansion and slavery exploded into the American Civil War - http://goo.gl/ETtxkC
Baptism of a half-sisterClara Amalie Grüner
Type: Baptême
November 3, 1863 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a half-sisterIda Valesca Grüner
July 10, 1867 (Age 26 years)
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 26 years)
Note: The Alaska Purchase was the purchase of 586,412 square miles of new territory by the United States from the Russian Empire (a bargain at two cents an acre) - http://goo.gl/Gz2kHh
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 26 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Baptism of a half-sisterIda Valesca Grüner
Type: Baptême
August 14, 1867 (Age 26 years)
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 28 years)

Note: The First Transcontinental Railroad was a 1,907-mile contiguous railroad line constructed between 1863 and 1869 across the western United States to connect the Pacific coast with the existing Eastern U.S. rail network - http://goo.gl/Xafdg5
Death of a fatherEduard Ferdinand Grüner
July 10, 1871 (Age 30 years)
Burial of a fatherEduard Ferdinand Grüner
July 14, 1871 (Age 30 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1878 (Age 37 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 57 years)
Note: The Spanish-American War was a conflict in 1898 between Spain and the United States, the result of American intervention in the Cuban War of Independence - http://goo.gl/AZzZyH
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 75 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 76 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://goo.gl/CElxTx
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 77 years)

Note: Spanish Influenza killed over 500,000 people in the United States, and somewhere between 20 and 40 million in what has been cited as the most devastating epidemic in history - http://goo.gl/nYVCtq
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 89 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century - http://goo.gl/MgHbRM

Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: November 17, 1831Ronneburg, Thüringen, DEUTSCHLAND
2 years
elder sister
2 years
elder brother
4 years
4 years
younger sister
-12 years
elder brother
Father’s family with Bertha Emilie Künzel - View this family
Marriage: November 7, 1858Ronneburg, Thüringen, DEUTSCHLAND
18 months
3 years
4 years


Middle name very difficult to read in original record.

  1. Generation 1
    1. Livia Coüilie Grüner, daughter of Eduard Ferdinand Grüner and Catharine Dorothea Buchmann, was born on August 24, 1840 in Ronneburg, Thüringen, DEUTSCHLAND.